In this Week in Photos, people participate in an eating competition to beat the heat; factory workers manufacture promotional materials for U.S. President Donald Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign; and snapshots from the 2018 World Fencing Championships in Wuxi, Jiangsu province.
Workers produce flags for U.S. President Donald Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign at a factory in Fuyang, Anhui province, July 24, 2018. Aly Song/Reuters
A boy runs past discarded shared bicycles in a Beijing street, July 26, 2018. Wu Hong/EPA/IC
A pedestrian in Beijing braves strong wind and heavy rain caused by Typhoon Ampil, July 24, 2018. IC
A man walks by a discarded television set in Shanghai, July 25, 2018. Johannes Eisele/AFP/VCG
A food delivery man drinks water under an overpass in Beijing’s business district, July 26, 2018. Wang Zhao/AFP/VCG
A boy gestures with a piece of watermelon during an eating competition organized to beat the “Great Heat,” the warmest period on the Chinese lunar calendar, in Yangzhou, Jiangsu province, July 23, 2018. Meng Delong/VCG
A fencer cools herself with an ice pack during the women’s foil team competition for third place at the 2018 World Fencing Championships in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, July 26, 2018. Johannes Eisele/AFP/VCG